'I Did It Thirty-Five Minutes Ago': Before Watchmen's Prequel Problem


Last week, Minutemen #1—the first of DC Comics' suite of Before Watchmen projects— came out. This week, Silk Spectre #1 hits the stands. There's been a metric ton of controversy surrounding DC's decision to make more comics set in the beloved fictional universe created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' landmark… » 6/12/12 3:00pm 6/12/12 3:00pm

Something Brutal Happens Before Watchmen on the Cover on Minutemen #3

As controversial as it's been, DC Comics' upcoming prequel to the Watchmen hold have also piqued the interest of comics fans everywhere.

The book I'm most looking forward to is Minutemen » 5/08/12 3:00pm 5/08/12 3:00pm, written and drawn by Darwyn Cooke. The lives of the first generation of costumed heroes—who were in a team called the…

Calm Down, Before Watchmen Won't Be the End Times for Comics Creativity

If you listen to certain corners of the internet, the souls of comics fans everywhere are going to cry out for justice come June 6th. That's when DC Comics starts rolling out Before Watchmen » 3/20/12 3:01pm 3/20/12 3:01pm, the controversial prequels to Alan Moore's beloved dystopian superhero opus. Written and drawn by legendary creators Alan…